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    Upgrading to disc brakes?

    I'm considering upgrading the old calipers on my 2001 GF sugar to discs. Whats everyones feelings on disc brakes?

    If I do upgrade, anyone have recommendations? Thanks!

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    Do a search, either here, or here. You will find a plethora of answers and opinions.

    Having said this, I just upgraded my hardtail from v-brakes to Avid BB7 mechanical disc brakes. I could not afford hydraulic brakes. After two rides, the Avids feel great!. So very smooth.

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